We’ve just had the first of two long weekends this month after yesterday’s Bank Holiday. But I am certain that, while the extra day might have provided some much-needed downtime for many of the country’s workers, for many entrepreneurs it’s not so easy to switch off.
Research has shown that 26% of the UK population believe they do not have a good work-life balance. Pair this with the 58% who state they are “too tired” to exercise during the work week, and it’s clear we need to find ways to help employees be healthy and happy.
Ensuring a truly equal future for women has risen up the agenda of global challenges. Women have been succeeding in spotlighting the issues and arguing for their rights. However, at the same time, indicators suggest the actual gap is growing globally.
As this year’s winners of the Queen’s Awards for Enterprise are announced, we offer up a who’s who of past winners across the innovation, international trade and sustainable development categories.
Writing for Real Business, CEO and founder of personal data governance company PORT.im, Julian Saunders, discusses the mistakes SMEs are making in their GDPR opt-in emails.
An energy broker helps businesses choose an energy provider, and is essentially a middle-man arrangement. A broker will scour the market for the best deals and negotiates on its clients’ behalf.